We are pleased to offer for sale this 1983-1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games 2-Coin Commemorative PROOF Silver Dollar Set! The set includes one 1983-S Los Angeles Olympiad Discus Thrower Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar and one 1984-S Los Angeles Olympiad Olympic Coliseum Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar. Both coins were struck at the San Francisco (S) Mint. The coins were struck in commemoration of the XXIII Summer Olympiad held in Los Angeles, CA in 1984. Both coins are 90% silver coins composed of .900 silver and .100 copper with a weight of 26.73 grams and a diameter of 38.1mm.
There were 1,577,025 of the 1983-S LA Olympic Games Discuss Thrower PROOF Silver Dollars minted. The coin was designed by Elizabeth Jones, chief engraver of the U.S. Mint. The obverse of the coin depicts a traditional Greek discus thrower inspired by the ancient work of the sculptor Myron, while the reverse shows the head and upper body of an American Eagle.
There were 1,801,210 of the 1984-S LA Olympic Games Coliseum PROOF Silver Dollars minted. Thecoin was designed by Robert Graham, an American sculptor who created the sculpture placed at the entrance to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The obverse of thecoin depicts Graham's sculpture with the coliseum in the background. The reverse features an American Eagle grasping an olive branch, perched on a rock inscribed with 'E PLURIBUS UNUM'.
The 1983-1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games 2-Coin Commemorative PROOF Silver Dollar Setis encapsulated and comes in the original U.S. Mint packaging with a Certificate of Authenticity (COA). These coins are of great worth and value to the collector looking to expand their Commemorative Coins Collection!